Departments
Recorder's Office
  • ND Recording Fees will be changing effective JULY 1, 2017.  Beginning July 1, 2017 all documents received for recording will need to meet the new recording requirements and fees.  See New Fee Schedule effective July 1, 2017 under Documents and Links.         
  • THE WILLIAMS COUNTY RECORDER'S OFFICE CANNOT DETERMINE MINERAL OWNERSHIP - YOU WILL NEED TO HIRE SOMEONE TO DO THAT FOR YOU.
  • For Passport Information - www.travel.state.gov
  • Record documents affecting title to real property
  • Maintain reception records, grantor/grantee indexes and a land tract index
  • Passport Acceptance Agent
  • Provide for the safekeeping of wills
  • Recorded documents from Sept. 1990 to date available on a subscriber based website - ND Recorder's Information Network (NDRIN).  www.ndrin.com
  • Burial Transit Permits - $10.00 filing fee




Mailing Address:
Williams County Recorder
PO Box 2047
Williston ND 58802-2047

Physical Address:
Williams County Administration Building (as of 9/25/17)
Ground floor
206 East Broadway
Williston ND 58801

(701) 577-4540
(701) 577-4535 (fax)

Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Central
Passport Acceptance Hours:
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Monday-Thursday
8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon on Fridays
Closed on Observed Holidays